Updated: Aug 2, 2021
A Companion Guide to Busy Toddler's Playing Preschool Curriculum
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For moms and caregivers teaching homeschool preschool with Busy Toddler's Playing Preschool curriculum, I recommend book substitutions related to the theme of each unit.
*Books with an asterisk are my Top 5 Picks to Add to Your Home Library for this unit.
When I Build With Blocks - Alling, Niki
Block City - Stevenson, Robert Louis
Be a Maker - Howes, Katey
Rex Wrecks It! - Clanton, Ben
Dreaming Up* - Hale, Christy (diverse characters)
Blocks* - Dickson, Irene
Additional Book List
Boxitects* - Smith, Kim - a great lesson in teamwork! (diverse characters)
Iggy Peck Architect* - Beaty, Andrea
Crash! Boom! A Math Tale - Harris, Robie H.
Bigger! Bigger! - Patricelli, Leslie
Jack the Builder - Murphy, Stuart J.
The Three Little Pigs: An Architectural Tale - Guarnaccia, Steven
Roberto, The Insect Architect - Laden, Nina
Iggy Peck and the Mysterious Mansion (The Questioneers) - Beaty, Andrea (this is a chapter book)
What was your favorite part of this unit? What other books did you read? What other activities did you do? Please share your photos and feedback in the Playing Preschool with Busy Toddler Curriculum Facebook Group in "Units" → Year 2: Unit 4 - Blocks
Until next time, may your coffee be warm and your toddler be busy.
Up Next: Playing Preschool: Year 2: Unit 5 - Environment